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I have absolutely no problem connecting to my SQL 2008 database remotely when using RazorSQL. However, I have never been able to connect successfully when I try connecting via SQL Server Management Studio. How can I connect with SQL Server Management Studio?

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closed as not a real question by voretaq7 Aug 25 '12 at 2:18

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Thanks for letting us know. If you have a question, feel free to ask. – joeqwerty Nov 19 '11 at 22:37
While you are at it, you also might add some more information (like error messages) as well. – the-wabbit Nov 19 '11 at 23:17

The best way would be to use the same credentials and the same instance name to connect to the same host for the same database. Oh and if you run your server on a different port then use the same port, too.

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